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Prof. Dr. Harald Clahsen


Campus Golm
House 2, Room 0.08a

Prof. Dr. Harald Clahsen

Research Interests

  • Multilingualism
  • Grammatical processing
  • Language disorders in children and adults 

Alexander-von-Humboldt Professor


The official AvH Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZGTkMVxJKLk

Another video about our work: http://www.br.de/fernsehen/ard-alpha/sendungen/campus-talks/campus-talks-clahsen-harald100.html

Two further videos presenting our work: Part 1, Part 2

A radio interview (Radio 1, 'Die Profis', 3rd Feb 2018)

Recent Publications

Prehn, K., Taud, B., Reifegerste, J., Clahsen, H., & Flöel, A. (2018). Neural correlates of grammatical inflection in older native and second-language speakers. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 21, 1-12doi:10.1017/S1366728916001206

Reifegerste, J. & H. Clahsen (2017). Accessing morphosyntactic information is preserved at old age, except for irregulars. The Mental Lexicon 12: 342–372doi 10.1075/ml.17008.rei

Clahsen, H., & Reifegerste, J. (2017). Morphological processing in old-age bilinguals. In M. Libben, M. Goral & G. Libben (eds.), Bilingualism: A framework for understanding the mental lexicon. Amsterdam: Benjamins.pdf

Jessen, A., Fleischhauer, E. & H. Clahsen (2017). Morphological encoding in German children’s language production: evidence from event-related brain potentials, Journal of Child Language, 44: 427–456. http://assets.cambridge.org/97811070/38271/toc/9781107038271

Prof. Dr. Harald Clahsen


Campus Golm
House 2, Room 0.08a